Innovation and Design
We offer new businesses and established businesses independent, impartial & practical support to help you make the right decisions.
Whether it’s a new idea for a product or service you’d like to explore, or maybe you have already developed something that you want to protect or improve.
We provide access to 1 to 1 support for start-up and existing businesses in North Tyneside, helping them with:
- Idea brainstorming
- Concept development
- Early stage product (and service) design
- Prototyping and development.
“The Business Factory has helped me to consider the best business model to meet my strengths and needs and is helping me to work up a partnership agreement so that the product can be manufactured under licence.”
To help support your business and give you the support you need, we have developed partnerships with a number of regional innovation programmes, and a trusted innovation expert we can call on.
Key subjects our innovation expert can support you with are:
- Market research, idea development
- Development including design, conceptual drawings and prototyping
- Commercialisation, route to market, intellectual property and copywriting